Vienna, WV-The Ohio Valley University baseball team opened their season this weekend at the University of Charleston. The teams played three games including one on Friday and a doubleheader on Saturday. The Golden Eagles defeated OVU in all three games as the Scots recorded and 0-3 record for the weekend. Friday’s score was 11-5 while Saturday the Scots lost 8-7 and 8-3.
Hugo Olivares had a great start to the season for OVU batting .500 as he went 6 for 12 over the weekend with 1 RBI and 4 runs. OVU third baseman Chris Perna added to the offense going 5 for 9 over the weekend with 3 singles and a double.
The Fighting Scots will play their home opener and look to gain their first win this Friday in a single nine inning game against WV Wesleyan College.